Are You Being Too Nice? It's Hurting Your Career

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[Editor's Note: So you thought "nice" was a pretty good career move. Think again. All those platitudes about being nice and getting along may be holding you back in your career. - Paula G]

Women in the Workplace are Just Too Nice

Many of us are pleased when our bosses use words like “team player,” “positive attitude” and, “jumps in and helps others” in our annual reviews. We believe these to be traits that help us succeed. But is it possible that those characteristics may be holding you back?

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